Modeh Ani (Give thanks, I)

It is of the Lord’s mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. 23 They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness. Lamentations 3:22-23 What were your first thoughts when you awoke this morning? The Jews are told that, on waking, their first thought should be that they are in the presence ofContinue reading “Modeh Ani (Give thanks, I)”

Antagonist or Destiny Helpers

But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive. Gen 50:20 Many years ago, I did a course in Short Story writing.  The lecturer spoke of a protagonist and an antagonist. The protagonist is theContinue reading “Antagonist or Destiny Helpers”

The Seed of the Woman

15 And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel. Genesis 3:15 The birth of the Jesus is the miracle of Christmas spoken of over the years.  A virgin conceived and gave birth to a child, aContinue reading “The Seed of the Woman”

Because. Even Though

For when we were yet without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly. 7 For scarcely for a righteous man will one die: yet peradventure for a good man some would even dare to die. 8 But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. RomansContinue reading “Because. Even Though”

In God’s Hands

“To those who use well what they are given, even more will be given and they will have an abundance, but to those who do nothing, even what little they have will be taken away”– Matt 25:29 NLT Do you remember those movies where the government agency tries to prevent a device from falling intoContinue reading “In God’s Hands”